In an opinion piece in PNAS, SFI Professor Cris Moore, SFI External Professor Raissa D’Souza, and collaborators Charles Brummitt, Paul Hines, and Ian Dobson call for a transdisciplinary science of power grid reliability informed by improved modeling.
Something important is happening in our society today: people are being mindful. In more ways and in more places. Being mindful is an idea—actually a way of being—whose time has come. It’s an approach that recognizes and cultivates the best of who we are as human beings.
Learn more at http://www.mindful.org/about-mindful/are-you-mindful.
PORTLAND, Ore. – NuScale Power, LLC, announced today, that Rolls-Royce joined Fluor Corporation in backing NuScale’s bid to commercialize small modular reactor (SMR) nuclear technology globally and are playing a key role in NuScale’s submission to the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) to bring its scalable, SMR reactor to market by 2025.
Learn more at http://www.nuscalepower.com/news20130801.aspx.
SpaceX’s reusable Grasshopper reaches a new record height of just over 1,066 feet (325 meters) on June 14, 2013 during a test flight from its McGregor, Texas proving ground.